Short-Term Case Management - Court Support

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

The purpose of the Short-Term Case Management - Court Support program is to support the individual's transition from custody through probation/parole and the courts to the mental health community. The Release from Custody program recognizes that some individuals who face criminal charges would be better served by the mental health system than the criminal justice system. Individuals are diverted out of the regular stream of the criminal justice system by virtue of their voluntary participation in the program. Model of service is recovery focused. Average length of stay is up to six months.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

Anyone can make a referral: the individual who has been charged, family or friends, police, crown attorney, defence and duty counsel, judge, service providers, community organizations, etc. Referrals can be made by phone or in person at Old City Hall or College Park Courts.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-482-4103 ext. 304

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 to 65 years of age.
Catchment Clients detained in Old City Hall or College Park courthouse
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700